Troodos Mountains & Kykkos Monastery (guided excursion)

Available from: Protaras , Larnaca , Ayia Napa
Languages: English

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Board your air-conditioned bus and enjoy a day tour at Troodos Mountains. Rising to almost 2,000 metres above sea level, Troodos Mountains gives you amazing 360° views of the whole island. As you enjoy the panoramic views and pass by tiny villages, our expert guide will explain you all about this paradise for nature lovers.

As you travel high in the pine-clad Troodos Mountains you’ll pass small villages and get a glimpse of traditional Cypriot life.

Our next stop is Kykkos Monastery, the most lavish monastery of Cyprus. You will be impressed by its wealth history and treasures. Definitely a landmark site and a must visit attraction of Troodos Region. 

 A traditional light lunch, pita with souvlaki or haloumi, is served in Kalopanayiotis village. Afterwards you’ll have the option to walk down to the sulphur springs and visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site Agios Ioannis Lampadistis Church. Originally this was a monastery, nowadays a complex of three churches - Ioannis Lampadistis, Agios Herakleidios and a Latin chapel - all under a single, enormous timber roof.

Your guide will fill your day with plenty of stories and unravel the history of Cyprus, piece by piece.

• Hotel pick up and drop off
• Expert English Speaking Guide
• Entrance fees
• Light Lunch

Not Included

• Drinks

• Age Restrictions and Pricing: Adult: +12 years old / Child: from 2 to 11 years old / Infant: under 2 years old
• Remember to pack your camera
• Not suitable for people with walking difficulties
• Comfortable shoes are strongly advised
• Appropriate clothing is required to visit the monastery. Sleeveless clothing, shorts and short skirts are prohibited. Robes are provided in the entrance of the Monastery for those not properly dressed (subject to availability).
• All indicated times are approximate and subject to change
• Itinerary of excursion is subject to change due to weather conditions

Summer 18 21 Mar-31 Oct 2018 starts on 07:45

07:45 - 08:20
Pick up guests from Protaras and Ayia Napa resort
08:20 - 09:00
Pick up guests from Larnaca resort
09:20 - 10:30
Coffee stop on the way towards Astomeritis
10:30 - 11:00
Drive to Kakopetria village
11:00 - 12:00
Short guided walk through Kakopetria village
12:00 - 12:30
Drive to Pedoulas village
12:30 - 13:30
Traditional lunch
13:30 - 14:15
Drive to Kykkos Monastery via mountain roads & villages
14:15 - 15:30
Visit Kykkos Monastery
15:30 - 16:45
Drive back via Astromeritis - coffee not included
16:45 - 17:05
Short convenience stop at Astomeritis
17:05 - 19:15
Continue drive back to resorts

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